Born of Fire... Born of the Sea

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park protects some of the most unique geological, biological, and cultural landscapes in the world. Extending from sea level to 13,677 feet, the park encompasses the summits of two of the world's most active volcanoes - Kīlauea and Mauna Loa.

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Webcams

Get a live look inside the park, courtesy of USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory

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Things To Do

Make your visit a pleasant one by planning ahead of time.

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Nature

Learn about Hawaiian biological and geological treasures.

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History & Culture

Discover sacred sites, legends, and amazing human stories.

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What's Going On With the Volcanoes?

Get the latest update on volcanic activity.

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News

Get the latest news releases and updates from the park

Kahuku Unit

The Kahuku Unit

Kahuku is a place of dynamic volcanism, rich Hawaiian traditions and a fascinating history of ranching.

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Recovery

In 2018, a new eruption of Kīlauea volcano changed the park forever. Find out the latest updates as the park continues to recover.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 52
Hawaii National Park, HI 96718

Phone:

(808) 985-6000

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